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■(TB) 'Impulsive'

2001, Ghio

'Impulsive' (Joseph Ghio by William Maryott, R. 2001). Seedling 95-36S2. TB, 35" (89 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards white, midrib infused deep orange; style arms orange; falls burnt orange (RHS 31B), deeper orange texture veining, faint beetroot purple (71A) speckles near tip; beards deep orange, wide; pronounced sweet fragrance. 'Cinnamon Sun' X seedling# 88-180P, pod parent of 'Snowed In'. Maryott 2001. Honorable Mention 2003.

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Awaiting original catalog description.


Quick Summary of Cultural Directions

Hardiness Zones 4-8 for most varieties, Some cultivars tolerate colder, others tolerate warmer zones (please comment in comment box with your location if this cultivar grows well in zone 3, 4, 9, or 10.)
Exposure Prefers full sun for optimal performance, may still bloom in half-day shade
Water: Prefers well drained good garden soil, Tolerant of dry conditions in established plants, Intolerant of swampy conditions.
PH Prefers Neutral to basic solis 6.1 to 8.5, quite toleranr of more extreme conditions
Fertilizer Prefers rich conditions on relatively inorganic soils.

-- Main.RPries - 2011-03-07

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-- HeidiSoroken - 2009-12-28
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DSImpulsive.JPGJPG DSImpulsive.JPG manage 69 K 20 May 2011 - 03:40 Main.bjacobs Photo by Betty Jacobs. Picture taken at Schreiner's Gardens.
IMPULSIVE01.jpgjpg IMPULSIVE01.jpg manage 124 K 06 Dec 2015 - 00:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Klaus Burkhardt- Iris Schwertilienoase-Germany
Impulsive.jpgjpg Impulsive.jpg manage 67 K 28 Dec 2009 - 23:57 HeidiSoroken Photo of 'Impulsive' by Heidi Soroken
Impulsive7.jpgjpg Impulsive7.jpg manage 33 K 28 Nov 2013 - 21:55 Main.TLaurin Photo by South Jersey Iris
Impulsive9.jpgjpg Impulsive9.jpg manage 193 K 25 Sep 2021 - 20:32 Main.TLaurin Photo by Michael Barnes- Iris Australis-Australia
ImpulsiveNN.jpgjpg ImpulsiveNN.jpg manage 28 K 08 Nov 2011 - 00:42 Main.Betsy881 Photo by Nola's Iris Garden
impulsive01.jpgjpg impulsive01.jpg manage 49 K 16 Jul 2015 - 20:52 Main.TLaurin Photo by Barry Blyth-Australia
impulsive5.jpgjpg impulsive5.jpg manage 52 K 13 Jul 2013 - 02:39 Main.TLaurin Photo by Schreiner's Iris Gardens
impulsive6.jpgjpg impulsive6.jpg manage 56 K 10 Nov 2013 - 16:26 Main.TLaurin Photo by Alain Chapelle-Jardin d'Iris de Bubry-France
impulsiveTIF.jpgjpg impulsiveTIF.jpg manage 51 K 05 Dec 2011 - 15:12 Main.Betsy881 Photo by The Iris Fan
Topic revision: r27 - 25 Mar 2023, TLaurin
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